NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Police are looking for a man in connection to an attempted robbery that took place on Christmas Day in Brooklyn.

It happened just before 9:30 a.m. near Suydam Street and Irving Avenue in Bushwick.

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Police are looking for a man in connection to an attempted robbery that took place on Christmas Day 2019 in Brooklyn. (Credit: NYPD Crime Stoppers)

According to police, a 51-year-old man was entering his home when someone approached him from behind, demanded his money and hit him in the face with a metal object.

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The victim resisted, and the individual ran away. Nothing was stolen.

Police say the victim suffered a cut to his nose, but he refused medical attention.

The NYPD has released surveillance footage of the individual they are trying to identify.

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Anyone who has information regarding this incident is asked to call the NYPD’s Crime Stoppers Hotline at 1-800-577-8477 or for Spanish, 1-888-577-4782. Tips can also be sent to the NYPDTips Twitter account or submitted online at NYPDCrimeStoppers.com.